youth friendly Tag

01 Aug Stories from ICAH’s Youth Sexuality Education Residencies

By Tess Levin, Education Intern.This year has been an amazing one for ICAH’s sexuality education program. Our peer led programs and our FYI performance-based workshops have reached over 3,300 young people! Our sex-ed programs, crafted by both adult facilitators and peer educators, promote ICAH’s theory of change, promoting #NoShame, #SafeSpace, #YouthVoice,...

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Given Chosen families lier

29 Apr Join ICAH for our Given and Chosen Fams Open House in honor of Mama’s Day!

[gallery size="large" ids="17282,17281,17280"]Join ICAH on Sat, 5/18 from 2-5 PM for our Given and Chosen Fams Open House in honor of Mama's Day![vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']The event will be held at 226 S Wabash, Suite 900, in Chicago. Come for a portion or the whole time and...

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11 Feb ICAH Youth Re-envision Valentines Day

[gallery size="medium" ids="17262,17261,17260,17259"]As a gift that you can share with the people you care about, you can download these digital valentines for email and print, or you can share them using Facebook.[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']To download, right click on any image and select "Save As."[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center'...

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  • Let's Talk Month: Take Note Conversation Tips from Youth

29 Oct Let’s Talk Month: Conversation Tips from Youth

October was Let's Talk Month at ICAH. Check out all the great responses on Facebook, including photos from the Let's Talk Youth-N-Families event where youth and their family members gathered to get the conversation started.[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'][gallery size="medium" ids="17371,17372,17373,17374,17375,17376,17377,17378,17379,17380,17381"][vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']Learn about...

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30 Jul ICAH’s Sisters Empowering Sisters Lead HIV Interventions Program for African American Young Women

During the month of July, SES is partnering with Mercy Hospital to implement "Sistering, Informing, Healing, Leading, and Empowering" (SiHLE), an evidence-based HIV prevention intervention designed specifically for African American adolescent girls.[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']The project is a part of a larger collaboration with Mercy's Young Women's...

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18 May Take Pregnant and Parenting Youth Survey by May 31, 2012

ICAH fellow TeeNeka Jones, who is also an Illinois Early Childhood Fellow working at Health and Disability Advocates, is engaged with a Participatory Research project to survey young parents’ experiences in accessing public benefit programs. She has  worked as a Parent Educator within the Chicago Public School system, serving pregnant...

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09 May ICAH Applauds President Obama on Same Sex Marriage Statement

ICAH applauds President Barack Obama's support of marriage equality for all couples. "President Obama's support for marriage equality is a necessary step in the right direction for justice for all families," said ICAH executive Director Yamani Hernandez. "We must continue to strive as a nation for LGBTQI community equality."[vc_separator type='transparent'...

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26 Oct ICAH Helps Launch the Sex-Ed Loop

ICAH is involved in the creation of the Sex-Ed Loop and its WEBSITE is now LIVE! Please check it out and spread to your networks, especially those working with youth! Take advantage of the Sex-Ed Loop weekly text message initiative to receive sex ed tips![vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up=''...

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